Overall Green alert Drought for Nigeria-2021
in Cameroon, Nigeria

Event summary

No evidence of relevant impacts or not enough information available to date.

Name: Nigeria-2021
Countries: Cameroon, Nigeria
Start Date: End of Sep 2020
Duration: 448 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 84952 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

GDACS Score

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Maximum expected impact using different data sources.

Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateDescription impactSource
1 0.5 03 Jul 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 533163 km2 GDO
2 0.75 20 Jun 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 713080 km2 GDO
3 0.75 30 Jun 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 542219 km2 GDO
4 0.75 10 Jul 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 668460 km2 GDO
5 0.75 20 Jul 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 719849 km2 GDO
6 0.75 30 Jul 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 501293 km2 GDO
7 0.75 10 Aug 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 704273 km2 GDO
8 0.75 20 Aug 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 738492 km2 GDO
9 0.75 30 Aug 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 195661 km2 GDO
10 0.75 10 Sep 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 222596 km2 GDO
11 0.75 20 Sep 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 222596 km2 GDO
12 0.5 30 Sep 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 79773 km2 GDO
13 0.5 10 Oct 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 164696 km2 GDO
14 0.5 20 Oct 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 249488 km2 GDO
15 0.5 30 Oct 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 96999 km2 GDO
16 0.5 10 Nov 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 97097 km2 GDO
17 0.5 20 Nov 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 84952 km2 GDO

Affected Countries

Country
Benin
Burkina Faso
Cameroon
Central African Republic
Ghana
Niger
Nigeria


Affected ARU (Administrative Reporting Unit)

RDrI-Agri Name Country
- High Belize Benin
- High Alibori Benin
- Medium Atakora Benin
- Low Atlantique Benin
- Low Couffo Benin
- Low Littoral Benin
- Low Mono Benin
- Low Oueme Benin
- Low Plateau Benin
- Low Zou Benin
- Medium Nord - Ouest Cameroon
- Medium Ouest Cameroon
- Medium Sud - Ouest Cameroon
- Low Greater Accra Ghana
- Low Northern Ghana
- Low Upper West Ghana
- Low Volta Ghana
- High Dosso Niger
- Medium Tillaberi Niger
- High Zinder Niger
- High Benue Nigeria
- Medium Cross River Nigeria
- Medium Delta Nigeria
- High Edo Nigeria
- High Abuja Nigeria
- High Jigawa Nigeria
- High Kaduna Nigeria
- High Kano Nigeria
- High Katsina Nigeria
- High Kebbi Nigeria
- High Kogi Nigeria
- High Kwara Nigeria
- Medium Lagos Nigeria
- High Niger Nigeria
- Medium Ogun Nigeria
- High Osun Nigeria
- Low Oyo Nigeria
- High Taraba Nigeria
- Low Yobe Nigeria
- Medium Est Burkina Faso
- High Bauchi Nigeria
- High Ekiti Nigeria
- High Nassarawa Nigeria
- High Ondo Nigeria
- High Plateau Nigeria
- High Sokoto Nigeria
- High Zamfara Nigeria
- High Adamaoua Cameroon
- Medium Centre Cameroon
- High Est Cameroon
- Medium Littoral Cameroon
- Medium Mambéré-Kadéï Central African Republic
- Medium Nana-Mambéré Central African Republic
- Low Ouham Pendé Central African Republic
- High Bubanza Cameroon

More information

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